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    Northern Illinois University
   
 
  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2014-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


http://www.clas.niu.edu/

Dean: Christopher K. McCord, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs: David S. Ballantine, Jr., Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Affairs: Leslie Matuszewich, Ph.D.

School of Public and Global Affairs
Department of Anthropology
Department of Biological Sciences
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Department of Communication
Department of Computer Science
Department of Economics
Department of English
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Department of Geography
Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences
Department of History
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Department of Philosophy
Department of Physics
Department of Political Science
Department of Psychology
Department of Sociology

College Mission Statement

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences fosters the generation, dissemination, and preservation of knowledge as the foundation of a liberal education. The mission of the college is to provide high-quality education that contributes to the intellectual growth, self-discovery, and enhanced expertise of all members of the university community. The college makes available to the widest possible audience the rich cultural and scientific legacy represented by the disciplines that make up the liberal arts and sciences. Because bodies of knowledge do not exist in isolation, the college promotes interdisciplinary inquiry and is committed to the integration of teaching, scholarship, and service. The research and scholarship in the college permeate teaching and service, generating a wide range of opportunities for faculty and students to work together in transmitting, expanding, and applying knowledge. The college programs are designed to serve the university, its students, and the residents of the region, the country, and the world. These programs link basic and applied research and scholarly endeavors to the interests and needs of individuals and society.

School of Public and Global Affairs

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Anthropology

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Biological Sciences

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Chemistry and Biochemistry

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Communication

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Computer Science

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Economics

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English

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Foreign Language and Literatures

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Geography

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Geology and Environmental Geosciences

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History

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Mathematical Sciences

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Philosophy

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Physics

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Political Science

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Psychology

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Public Administration

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Sociology

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